GGJ Archives 2009-2012


Global Game Jam 2010 Participating Jam Site

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Organizer Information
Company or Institution name: 
Game Developers Dunedin w/ University of Otago
Contact Name: 
Tim Nixon
Location Information

University of Otago
Computer Science Department
Room G11
Ground Floor
Owheo Building
133 Union St East

Building Name: 
Owheo Building
Jam logistics
Entrace Fee: 
not open
Site is not open for the entire 48 hours
8am - 1am
Internet Access: 
Internet access available
IT tools: 
Provide specialized game development tools, or licenses for participating jammers
Have access to coffee/beverages and food in close vicinity
No security available
Auditorium space: 
Have auditorium space available

GGJ Dunedin is back!

Check out photos from last year here:

Friday 29th January - Sunday 31st January 2010

Participant Limit: 20
Cost: $10 (covers pizza)
Registrations close: 22nd January
Location: Room G11 - Ground Floor, Owheo Building, 133 Union St East. http://www.zenbu.co.nz/entry/1160295-owheo-building

Computers and workstations provided for all participants loaded with Windows 7, Eclipse, Visual Studio, Flash CS4, Flash Builder (Flex Builder 4). Participants are free to develop for any platform, although the following are strongly encouraged for their browser-ready deployment (get in touch if you'd like to use an alternative platform):
-- Flash
-- Silverlight
-- Java

Lab opening hours:
Friday 4pm - 1am (Opening presentation 5pm)
Saturday 8am - 1am
Sunday 8am - 6pm (Final upload 5pm)

Facility includes toilet, kitchen facilities, Coke machine, projector, and group meeting spaces, with a Cafe and Store right across the road

Location specific constraint:
Working smarter not harder. We have fixed lab hours, promote sleep, and strongly encourage feature-lock on Saturday night to promote the iterative refinement of a small feature set

Signup here: http://www.globalgamejam.com/sites/dunedin


COSC 360 Lab

We've been lucky enough to get access to one of the brand spanking new COSC labs for the duration of the jam. Thanks to George Sealy for lining this up for us. You can now register to attend by setting up an account and specifying in your profile that you'll be attending the Dunedin jam. Places are limited so get in quick!


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